|Kentucky House of Representatives, District 2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Mayfield High School|
|Bachelor's||University of Kentucky|
|J.D.||Georgia State University|
|Date of birth||June 3, 1978|
|Place of birth||Mayfield, Kentucky|
A native Kentuckian, Wright grew up in Mayfield, Kentucky and graduated from Mayfield High School in 1997.
Wright then earned his a degree in engineering from the University of Kentucky. Following graduation, he worked as a project engineer before attending law school. He earned his J.D. from the Georgia State University College of Law.
After practicing law in Georgia, Wright returned to Mayfield where he opened his own law practice. He later went on to become the managing owner of Kemp & Wright, PLLC, a position he continues to hold.
Elections for the office of Kentucky House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was January 28, 2014. Jesse Wright ran unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Richard Heath ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Heath defeated Wright in the general election.
|Kentucky House of Representatives, District 2 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Richard Heath Incumbent||59.5%||9,181|
Wright and his wife, Heather, have two children.
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- Kentucky Secretary of State, "Candidate Filings with the Office of the Secretary of State," accessed October 29, 2014
- Facebook: "Jesse Wright, About," accessed February 2, 2014
- Kentucky Secretary of State, "Official 2014 Primary Election Results," accessed October 29, 2014
- Kentucky Secretary of State, "Official 2014 General Election Results," accessed December 5, 2014
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